who has been the MIT business school dean for the past five years, said
innovation and efficiency are the two most important factors driving
the growth of businesses and industries.
During his Bangkok visit the dean met several Thai business leaders and alumni, including Chartsiri Sophonpanich, president of Bangkok Bank, and Charumphorn Sotikasathien, president of the stock exchange.
"In Thailand and other countries, the biggest risk that many CEOs face is thinking that the macro economy defines the opportunities. It doesn't. Things that define the opportunities are efficiency and innovation...